The basics

  • Membership is open to anyone 18 years of age or over.

  • WANT’s boundaries are as follows: West of Clark • East of Ravenswood • North of Foster • South of Bryn Mawr.

  • Members (designated as "Friends") living outside the boundaries of WANT will receive the same benefits as members, and are welcome at all General Meetings, but are non-voting members of WANT.

  • The membership year is January 1st through December 31st of the current year. If we receive your membership today, your membership will expire on 12/31 of this year.

  • The benefits accruing to members are subject to change.

The benefits

  • Free entry into WANT's Annual Yard Sale;

  • Free WANT social events;

  • Free WANT children's programming;

  • Sponsorship of West Andersonville's award-winning community gardens;

  • Sponsorship of the Andersonville Farmers' Market;

  • A voice in local government;

  • Connections to your neighbors!


Membership Options:

Household $20.00 USD  | Individual $15.00 USD

Senior Household (aged 60+)  $15.00 USD  |  Senior Individual (aged 60+) $10.00

USD Business $40.00 USD    |   Condo Association $100 USD

Two Ways to Join:

1) You can join through Paypal by selecting the membership icon below, OR

2) Mail a check (made out to WANT and including your name, street address, and email or telephone number) to: WANT PO Box 408146 Chicago IL 60640-8146

Membership Options

As you may have heard, Paypal defaults to automatic annual payments.

Below are steps to cancel an automatic payment if you would prefer to initiate each payment manually:

  • Click the Settings icon next to "Log out."

  • Click the Payments tab, then click Manage automatic payments under "Automatic payments."

  • Select the payment you'd like to cancel, then click Cancel.

An automatic payment can be canceled up until the day before the next scheduled payment in order for you not to be charged.